The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
UK / England
Rank 650 619 584
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 183 318 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 164 271 311
Median salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,690
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,250 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -1.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +58 49 £24,000 -20.00% 10
London +42 32 £30,000 +20.00% 7
South East -6 27 £23,000 +9.52% 14
West Midlands +32 20 £21,418 -8.86% 7
Yorkshire +31 19 £22,500 -10.00% 7
South West -1 18 £21,583 -13.66% 2
North West -25 13 £23,500 +6.81% 6
East Midlands +3 5 £30,000 +33.33% 4
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 376 (72.73%) Windows
2 296 (57.25%) Active Directory
3 221 (42.75%) Microsoft
4 178 (34.43%) Windows Server
5 166 (32.11%) Windows 7
6 142 (27.47%) VMware
7 131 (25.34%) MS Exchange
8 115 (22.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 110 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (20.70%) Windows 8
11 103 (19.92%) MS Excel
11 103 (19.92%) MS Office
12 91 (17.60%) Windows 10
13 89 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 89 (17.21%) WAN
14 88 (17.02%) Office 365
15 87 (16.83%) TCP/IP
16 82 (15.86%) LAN
16 82 (15.86%) Cisco
17 81 (15.67%) Hyper-V
18 77 (14.89%) Firewall
19 76 (14.70%) DNS
20 71 (13.73%) VPN
21 67 (12.96%) ITIL
22 61 (11.80%) Citrix
23 59 (11.41%) SLA
23 59 (11.41%) DHCP
24 55 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
25 47 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
26 46 (8.90%) SQL

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 131 (25.34%) MS Exchange
2 30 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.06%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.29%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.32%) IIS
7 9 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.58%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.19%) Apache
11 1 (0.19%) CMS
11 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.19%) SAS
11 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 103 (19.92%) MS Excel
1 103 (19.92%) MS Office
2 5 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) Sage X3
2 5 (0.97%) Line 50
3 2 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.19%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (17.02%) Office 365
2 14 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.55%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.35%) OneDrive
5 6 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.16%) G Suite
6 5 (0.97%) SaaS
7 4 (0.77%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 89 (17.21%) WAN
2 87 (16.83%) TCP/IP
3 82 (15.86%) LAN
4 77 (14.89%) Firewall
5 76 (14.70%) DNS
6 71 (13.73%) VPN
7 59 (11.41%) DHCP
8 47 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 40 (7.74%) VLAN
10 31 (6.00%) VoIP
10 31 (6.00%) Wireless
11 22 (4.26%) SAN
12 21 (4.06%) Internet
13 16 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (2.71%) Network Security
14 14 (2.71%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (1.93%) FTP
16 9 (1.74%) Skype
16 9 (1.74%) WLAN
17 8 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.97%) Power BI
2 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.39%) MySQL
6 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.19%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.19%) MS Access
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) JIRA
1 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (8.70%) Finance
2 32 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.93%) Banking
5 9 (1.74%) Back Office
5 9 (1.74%) Law
5 9 (1.74%) Retail
6 6 (1.16%) Marketing
6 6 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.77%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Front Office
8 3 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Automotive
9 2 (0.39%) Billing
9 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.55%) .NET
2 6 (1.16%) jQuery
2 6 (1.16%) Web Services
3 5 (0.97%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.58%) HTML
5 2 (0.39%) COM
5 2 (0.39%) Middleware
5 2 (0.39%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.19%) CSS
6 1 (0.19%) JSON
6 1 (0.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.03%) Driving Licence
2 20 (3.87%) iPad
3 17 (3.29%) CMDB
4 14 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.93%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.16%) iPhone
7 6 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 5 (0.97%) Biotechnology
8 5 (0.97%) User Experience
9 4 (0.77%) CCTV
9 4 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.58%) AS400
10 3 (0.58%) e-Health
10 3 (0.58%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.58%) FMCG
11 2 (0.39%) EPoS
11 2 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 376 (72.73%) Windows
2 178 (34.43%) Windows Server
3 166 (32.11%) Windows 7
4 115 (22.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 110 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 107 (20.70%) Windows 8
7 91 (17.60%) Windows 10
8 40 (7.74%) Windows XP
9 37 (7.16%) Linux
10 33 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (5.80%) Android
12 16 (3.09%) Apple iOS
13 15 (2.90%) Mac OS
14 14 (2.71%) Unix
15 12 (2.32%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.35%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 1 (0.19%) CentOS
19 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (12.96%) ITIL
2 20 (3.87%) Service Management
3 17 (3.29%) CRM
3 17 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (3.09%) Service Delivery
5 15 (2.90%) Change Management
6 12 (2.32%) Data Protection
7 11 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (2.13%) Time Management
7 11 (2.13%) Web Filtering
8 10 (1.93%) Change Control
8 10 (1.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (1.93%) Project Management
9 8 (1.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (1.55%) Email Filtering
9 8 (1.55%) ERP
9 8 (1.55%) Line Management
10 7 (1.35%) Case Management
10 7 (1.35%) Problem Management
10 7 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (8.90%) SQL
2 11 (2.13%) JavaScript
2 11 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 9 (1.74%) C
4 7 (1.35%) PHP
4 7 (1.35%) Python
5 4 (0.77%) Java
6 3 (0.58%) C#
6 3 (0.58%) VBScript
7 2 (0.39%) C++
7 2 (0.39%) RPG
7 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.19%) Perl
8 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (6.19%) CCNA
4 27 (5.22%) Degree
5 25 (4.84%) MCSE
6 15 (2.90%) MCP
7 13 (2.51%) MCSA
8 12 (2.32%) A+ Certification
8 12 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (1.93%) CCNP
10 10 (1.93%) MCITP
11 9 (1.74%) CCVP
12 8 (1.55%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.16%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.97%) DBS Check
15 5 (0.97%) MCTS
15 5 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.41%) SLA
2 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 296 (57.25%) Active Directory
2 89 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (15.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.26%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.55%) XenApp
6 7 (1.35%) vSphere
7 5 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.77%) Samba
9 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.39%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.51%) Backup Exec
2 11 (2.13%) SCCM
3 9 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.97%) PaperCut
6 4 (0.77%) WSUS
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.39%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.19%) Foglight
9 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.19%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 221 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 142 (27.47%) VMware
3 82 (15.86%) Cisco
4 61 (11.80%) Citrix
5 45 (8.70%) HP
6 32 (6.19%) Apple
7 19 (3.68%) Dell
8 12 (2.32%) Sage
9 10 (1.93%) Meraki
10 9 (1.74%) Speakerbus
10 9 (1.74%) Veeam
11 7 (1.35%) Palo Alto
11 7 (1.35%) ZyXEL
12 6 (1.16%) Adobe
12 6 (1.16%) Google
12 6 (1.16%) Remedy
12 6 (1.16%) Symantec
13 5 (0.97%) NetApp
13 5 (0.97%) SAP
13 5 (0.97%) Siemens
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